NYSERDA - Homeowner Financing Incentive

November 29, 2005


For those who choose not the use the loan financing options offered through NYSERDA, such as the $mart Loan Fund and Energy Star Financing, NYSERDA also offers a direct incentive to encourage energy efficiency. Payment will be authorized after a Certificate of Completion is given to NYSERDA and a program administrator reviews the proposal. The Certificate of Completion Form is located here. Eligible customers are electricity distribution customers of Central Hudson Gas & Electric Corporation, Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc., New York State Electric & Gas Corporation, Niagara Mohawk Power Corporation, Orange and Rockland Utilities, Inc., and Rochester Gas and Electric Corporation who pay the System Benefits Charge (SBC).

Program Overview

Implementing Sector: State
Category: Financial Incentive
State: New York
Incentive Type: Rebate Program
Web Site: http://www.getenergysmart.org/
Start Date:
Eligible Renewable/Other Technologies:
  • Clothes Washers
  • Dishwasher
  • Refrigerators/Freezers
  • Dehumidifiers
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Water Heaters
  • Lighting
  • Chillers
  • Furnaces
  • Boilers
  • Heat pumps
  • Air conditioners
  • Energy Mgmt. Systems/Building Controls
  • Duct/Air sealing
  • Building Insulation
Incentive Amount: 10% of cost of eligible improvements
Maximum Incentive: $2,000
Installation Requirements: Meausres must be installed by authorized BPI Contractor

This information is sourced from DSIRE; the most comprehensive source of information on incentives and policies that support renewables and energy efficiency in the United States. Established in 1995, DSIRE is operated by the N.C. Clean Energy Technology Center at N.C. State University.